Tony Romo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jerry Jones: Training camp is deadline for Cowboys' Tony Romo decision

    USA Today "The Dallas Cowboys might not be any closer to a resolution on Tony Romo's future, but owner Jerry Jones provided some insight on the franchise's timeline for a next move with the quarterback. Jones said at the NFL meetings Tuesday that he would like to have a decision made "before training..." March 29

  • Tony Romo reportedly taking Cowboys saga 'very personally,' not a fan of 'Team Dak'

    CBS Sports "Things are pretty quiet with the Cowboys right now, but there appears to be a lot of simmering emotions underneath the surface as it pertains to how Dallas is going to handle the Tony Romo situation. Jerry Jones and Romo supposedly have a wink-wink understanding about his future, but if that’s..." March 28

  • Tony Romo situation ‘isn’t ending any time soon’

    Sportsnaut "The Dallas Cowboys have made it clear they are in no rush to get anything resolved on the Tony Romo front, and a new report indicates it’ll be a long time still before anything happens. Thankfully Romo’s playing along with this charade beautifully and won’t say or do anything to say he’s upset..." March 28

  • Broncos' John Elway says he hasn't talked to Jerry Jones about Tony Romo

    CBS Sports "There is a growing sense that Jerry Jones might try and do something desperate with Tony Romo at the owners meetings in Phoenix this week. No one knows why Romo hasn’t been released yet, but one logical reason is a concern about his next landing spot. The Texans and Broncos are the only two..." March 27

  • With trial against NFL looming, Romo schedules fantasy football convention (again)

    Pro Football Talk "Tony Romo may not be doing business in Dallas come September, but he plans to be making a little money there in July. And maybe in November. Rumor’s National Fantasy Football Convention, scrapped in 2015 and 2016, will happen in Dallas from July 14 to 16. If, you know, it actually happens this..." March 25

  • Broncos “not pursuing” Tony Romo

    Pro Football Talk "With the annual meetings beginning this weekend and the Cowboys presumably hoping someone/anyone will make them a trade offer for quarterback Tony Romo, the Broncos are doing what they can to make sure the Cowboys know that there won’t be a spontaneous offer for Romo in Arizona. Jeff Darlington..." March 25

  • Tony Romo Reportedly Being Pursued By FOX, CBS To Join TV Crew

    NESN "We’re several weeks into the new NFL year, and Tony Romo’s future in the league is still uncertain. It’s been widely expected that Romo will eventually move on from the Dallas Cowboys, either by release or trade. There have been a couple teams rumored to be interested in Romo if/when he cuts..." March 24

  • Tony Romo believes he'll either play for Texans or retire in 2017

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jeff Darlington of ESPN reports that while the Broncos haven’t ruled out the possibility of adding Tony Romo, sources have told him that it’s “Texans or retirement” for Romo this year. According to Darlington, the Broncos currently are not pursuing Romo, which probably doesn’t come as a big..." March 24

  • Tony Romo-Jason Garrett relationship strained after speech

    Sports Day "Jason Garrett was at American Airlines Center this week as the Mavericks lost to the Golden State Warriors. Tony Romo wasn't sitting next to him. The relationship between the two has become a source of fascination for Cowboys fans. With Romo's fate in limbo, it's become evident he and..." March 24

  • Cowboys legend says there's absolutely no way Tony Romo retires from football

    CBS Sports "Will the Cowboys ever release Tony Romo? There’s probably some good reason that Jerry Jones is hanging onto his favorite son , but it’s getting a bit awkward that Romo hasn’t hit free agency. There’s no real deadline for the Cowboys (they will likely designate him a post-June 1 cut anyway), but..." March 24

  • Tony Romo saga approaches potentially pivotal period

    Sporting News "If Jerry Jones gets caught looking down at his phone during next week's annual league meeting in Phoenix, trust that it won't be because the Cowboys boss is playing Candy Crush or browsing his Instagram feed. He'll be texting Texans owner Bob McNair from across the room, or he'll be sliding..." March 23

  • Michael Irvin: Texans won’t take over Texas if they land Tony Romo

    Sportsnaut "Even if the Texans land Tony Romo in a trade, the Cowboys will always own the state of Texas. At least that’s the opinion of Michael Irvin. Irvin was on The Dan Patrick Show and expressed confusion as to why Houston had not been more aggressive in its pursuit of Romo. That led to Patrick asking..." March 21

  • Even if Texans acquire Tony Romo, there's a need to draft QB

    ESPN "Even if the Houston Texans are able to acquire Tony Romo this offseason, they likely will draft a quarterback as well. The Texans have quite a few needs in April’s NFL draft, especially after losing three defensive starters during free agency, but finding their future starting quarterback is..." March 21

  • Here's the one sneaky, Texas-based reason why Jerry Jones won't let Tony Romo go yet

    CBS Sports "The Dallas Cowboys sure are taking their sweet time making a decision on Tony Romo. Everyone was led to believe they informed him he would be released just a few days ahead of free agency, only later the Cowboys made a big push to try and trade Romo before free agency kicked off. One problem:..." March 20

  • Broncos need to wise up and sign Tony Romo

    The Sports Daily "The Denver Broncos were a veteran quarterback away from making a playoff run this past season, and general manager John Elway and the powers that be at Broncos HQ need to realize the team’s window is closing. That’s why they need to sign Tony Romo, and soon. The thing that’s scaring most..." March 20

  • Tony Romo reportedly turned down ‘very, very good’ non-playing job offer

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo has not yet been released by the Dallas Cowboys, and no one knows where he will end up this offseason. The stalling has led to speculation about Romo retiring, but it does not sound like he is ready to give up playing just yet. During an appearance on “The Rich Eisen Show” on Friday,..." March 19

  • Cowboys sound like they're willing to wait, and Tony Romo is just gonna have to be patient

    Sports Day "The Dallas Cowboys are holding out hope that they can get some kind of reward for giving up Tony Romo through a trade. Sports Illustrated's Peter King joined The Rich Eisen Show on Friday and said that the Romo drama - or lack thereof - may go on for some time. "There's no reason for them..." March 19

  • Romo's company making 3rd attempt at fantasy football event

    Fox Sports "Could the third time be the charm for Tony Romo? A company partly owned by the Dallas Cowboys quarterback is trying yet again to hold a fan-centric fantasy football event that would feature Romo, Jason Witten and other NFL players. The National Fantasy Football Convention was cancelled each of..." March 17

  • Tony Romo not bothered by Cowboys stalling on release

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo apparently isn’t too upset that the Dallas Cowboys have stalled on releasing him to try to find a trade instead. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, Romo isn’t too concerned by the lack of movement on his status. He’s described as a “cool customer” who is aware that it’s a..." March 15

  • Are the Broncos, Texans smart to avoid Tony Romo trade?

    The Sports Daily "The Denver Broncos and Houston Texans don’t seem big on the idea of a trade for Tony Romo. Which is the right way to go about the situation. According to MMQB’s Peter King, both franchises have set a limit to their pursuit of the Dallas Cowboys’ veteran quarterback: I’ve talked to..." March 15

  • Vance Joseph on Tony Romo: He’s under contract so he’s a non-issue

    Pro Football Talk "Newly signed Broncos guard Ronald Leary says he’s not going to spend any time recruiting quarterback Tony Romo to join him in Denver and said the team has “two great young quarterbacks” in Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch. Broncos coach Vance Joseph and General Manager John Elway have both..." March 13

  • Shannon Sharpe: Why would any team think Tony Romo could win them a Super Bowl?

    Fox Sports "Cowboys veteran quarterback Tony Romo was expected to be released last Thursday and even shared a farewell video with Dallas fans, but as of Monday afternoon he's still a member of the Cowboys. The Cowboys switched course, though, and are now attempting to trade Romo and receive something in..." March 13

  • Ronald Leary won’t recruit Tony Romo to Broncos, but will bring physicality to OL

    Denver Post "It took a few questions, but new Broncos guard Ronald Leary was ready when asked to talk about the topic that’s creating all the buzz in Denver: where will Tony Romo play next? Could the former Cowboy play a role in bringing his former teammate to Denver to play quarterback? “Nah, I’m..." March 13

  • Broncos and Texans have reportedly drawn 'line in the sand' on a Tony Romo trade

    CBS Sports "Free agency for Tony Romo rumors was like a wild rollercoaster. One minute we were sure that Romo would be released , the next minute Romo was about to be traded and now there’s this bizarre, calm limbo occurring where Romo, even with a video thanking Cowboys fans posted on Instagram , is still on..." March 13

  • Cowboys not expected to trade QB Tony Romo

    ESPN "The Dallas Cowboys are not expected to find a trade partner for veteran quarterback Tony Romo, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Possible interested teams in Romo appear unwilling to take on the 36-year-old's contract or overpay for a quarterback who has started four games during the..." March 12

  • Tony Romo ‘not a top priority’ for Broncos

    Yardbarker "It doesn’t sound like the Dallas Cowboys should be holding their breath on an enticing Tony Romo trade offer from the Denver Broncos. Troy Renck of Denver7 reported Saturday that the Broncos have not changed their stance on Romo. He is not a trade target and the Broncos would only be interested..." March 12

  • Cold war brewing between Romo and Cowboys

    Pro Football Talk "Neither team nor player have said anything that anyone would regret, yet. But the tension is there, and it seems to be building. On one side, the Cowboys have decided — after telling Tony Romo that he’ll be released — that they want to finagle a draft pick for him. On the other side, Romo still..." March 11

  • Cowboys to release Tony Romo barring 'major upset'

    247 Sports "Barring the unforeseen, Tony Romo will be cut by the Dallas Cowboys. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports, "based off multiple people inside the league," that Dallas won't trade the veteran quarterback, as Jerry Jones has recently insisted. Romo is still expected to be granted his release, assuming..." March 11

  • No Guarantee Broncos Pursue QB Tony Romo, Even If Cowboys Release Him?

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to James Palmer (via Ian Rapoport), there is no guarantee the Broncos will pursue QB Tony Romo, even if the Cowboys release him this offseason. Denver has made it clear that they aren’t interested in trading for Romo, but the expectation has been that they would be one of the two..." March 11

  • Fox interested in having Tony Romo in booth as analyst, sources say

    ESPN "Could Tony Romo follow another Dallas Cowboys quarterback, Troy Aikman, into the Fox broadcast booth? Sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that Fox Sports would like Romo to be an analyst, replacing John Lynch, who left to become the San Francisco 49ers general manager in late January. The..." March 11

  • Texans reportedly won't trade for Tony Romo, even after unloading Brock Osweiler

    CBS Sports "It’s hard to be surprised these days, but the Browns trading for the tall drink of water that is Brock Osweiler -- and, most importantly, the Texans’ 2018 second-round pick -- accomplished the feat. And while the Browns had a method to their madness (namely: trading cash for draft picks -- the..." March 10

  • Skip Bayless: The Cowboys are playing chicken with Tony Romo and the Texans

    Fox Sports "Twenty-four hours ago, Skip Bayless was singing Jerry Jones' praises for his reported willingness to release Tony Romo and fully hand the Dallas Cowboys over to Dak Prescott. What a difference a day can make. After the Cleveland Browns acquired Houston Texans QB Brock Osweiler on Thursday, the..." March 10

  • Texans now positioned to land Tony Romo with no regrets

    Sporting News "The Texans had millions of reasons why they shouldn't pursue Tony Romo, and most of that was in the money tied to starting quarterback Brock Osweiler. Now they can pursue a trade with the Cowboys or go after Romo in free agency, if Dallas releases him. Houston cleared that when a deal,..." March 10

  • Cowboys expected to trade Romo to Broncos or Texans

    NFL.com "The Dallas Cowboys haven't given up on getting something in return for Tony Romo. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday that the team is now trying to see if they can trade the veteran quarterback instead of releasing him. With mere hours to go ahead of Thursday's 4 p.m. ET..." March 09

  • Cowboys to release Tony Romo on Thursday

    247 Sports "It looks like the Tony Romo era is just about over for the Dallas Cowboys. Originally speculated by many that the veteran quarterback would be trade bait for the club, there was also an inherent expectation that the Cowboys would ultimately release Romo and move quickly to find a replacement to..." March 09

  • Reports: Tony Romo interested in Chiefs, but feeling isn’t mutual

    Fanrag Sports "With a potential Tony Romo trade or release likely coming soon, the quarterback is believed to have three teams on his list of preferential destinations. But one doesn’t share the interest in the Cowboys’ backup passer. The Kansas City Chiefs are not interested in acquiring Romo, James Palmer..." March 08

  • Broncos ready to explore Romo if quarterback released

    NBC News 9 Colorado "If it matters, and apparently it does, a deal between Tony Romo and the Denver Broncos would satisfy the “Do-Right Rule” that has been stated, along with a wink-wink, by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Multiple NFL sources tell 9News Broncos general manager John Elway and the team are ready..." March 07

  • Tony Romo might sign a ‘pay-as-you-play’ contract

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys are still trying to trade Tony Romo before they grant the veteran quarterback his outright release. Regardless of which route the team takes, Romo is likely going to have to agree to some sort of contract restructure. One option that might interest a contending team is a..." March 07

  • Romo Linked to Broncos and Texans

    Bleacher Report "With Tony Romo's future with the Dallas Cowboys in doubt, ESPN.com's Todd Archer reported Monday the Denver Broncos and Houston Texans are leading the race for the four-time Pro Bowler should he leave Dallas. According to Archer, the Cowboys prefer to trade Romo than release him outright, but..." March 06

  • Tony Romo's past, present, future dominate conversations at combine

    ESPN "The question was everywhere during the NFL scouting combine: What’s going to happen to Tony Romo? Romo could be in his final few days with the Dallas Cowboys with the league year opening Thursday, but the Cowboys don't need to make a quick decision on the veteran quarterback. They are under the..." March 06

  • Cowboys owner Jerry Jones wants to 'do right' by Tony Romo, but is he?

    USA Today "Jerry Jones was hosting the annual dinner Saturday night for his coaches, scouts and other Dallas Cowboys staff members working the NFL combine, and guess who showed up? Bruce Allen. Yes, the Washington president stopped by for a cameo visit, proving that the bitter NFC East rivalry also..." March 06

  • Jerry Jones expects that Tony Romo would not join rival team

    Larry Brown Sports "Jerry Jones is willing to do right by Tony Romo, and he anticipates that the feeling will be mutual. Jones continued to discuss Romo’s future at the NFL Combine, and the Dallas Cowboys owner trusts that Romo won’t join a rival team if he’s released by Dallas." March 05

  • Jerry Jones: No truth to three-way rumors, Tony Romo might still stay

    Pro Football Talk "Jerry Jones isn’t considering any three-way deals. Trades, you weirdo. The Cowboys owner told reporters on his bus today at the Scouting Combine that the reported/maybe/possibly considered/future inclusion of Tony Romo into a rumored/convoluted swap between Washington and San Francisco was news..." March 04

  • Many within NFL believe Tony Romo will land with Texans

    Washington Post "As the NFL quarterback carousel prepares to begin spinning in free agency and those teams expected to be involved (and even those that aren’t) attempt to predict the next destination of Tony Romo, several people within the sport said they regard the Houston Texans as a strong contender. There..." March 04

  • Possibility of a three-way trade involving Kirk Cousins, Tony Romo

    Pro Football Talk "Well, this would shake things up. In the wildest permutation of the quarterback dominoes falling we’ve heard to date, we have a report that a three-way trade could be discussed which would include Washington, San Francisco and Dallas and presumably keep Tony Romo in the NFC East. According..." March 04

  • Tony Romo market likely limited to four teams

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo is reportedly likely to land with one of four teams whenever and however the Dallas Cowboys choose to part ways with him. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, Romo “covets” the Houston Texans and Denver Broncos. La Canfora has also heard that the Los Angeles Rams and San..." March 03

  • Tony Romo joins Instagram, and his first post might melt your heart

    Sportsnaut "Tony Romo might be a little bit late to the party when it comes to sharing his life on social media, but his first Instagram post made up for the delay. A family man, it’s not surprising Romo’s first post was focused on his two sons, who obviously want to be just like dad. Romo’s oldest boy..." March 03

  • Chiefs will not pursue Tony Romo?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Kansas City Chiefs are one of the teams that has been consistently linked to Tony Romo since the NFL offseason began, but they continue to insist Alex Smith is their guy. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports spoke with Chiefs general manager John Dorsey on Thursday, and Dorsey made it clear that..." March 02

  • Tony Romo’s meeting with Jerry Jones to come “sooner than later”

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Cowboys have no plans to meet with Tony Romo’s agents at the combine, but they expect a decision on the quarterback “sooner than later.” Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones said Tuesday owner Jerry Jones and Romo likely sit down soon to discuss Romo’s future. “I would say it’s..." March 01

  • Report: Broncos favorites to land Tony Romo if he takes pay cut

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Broncos appear to be the favorites to sign Tony Romo when the quarterback is released, according to a report. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported on Tuesday that the Broncos are “in the driver’s seat” to add Romo if he takes a pay cut. “It seems the Broncos are clearly in the..." March 01